Thursday, March 26, 2015

Paper Smooches Blog Hop!

It's Pep Rally week and we are here today to share a sampling of the NEW Paper Smooches April release with you!  FOUR new stamps and EIGHT new dies will be available to purchase on March 31st at 8:00pm pacific time. Once our release goes live, you will find our new products HERE.  
To add extra fun to our blog hop...we are offering up a prize! 
The prize - a $25. gift code to choose what you like at the PS online store.

Here are the details:
  • FOUR winners will be chosen at RANDOM from any of the design team blogs and the PS Blog to win the $25. prize.
  • Just leave a comment on any of the design team blogs listed below or the PS blog for your chance to win!  (you do not need to comment on all blogs to qualify but it increases your changes) 
  • Deadline: You have until midnight PT on Sunday, March 29th to leave a comment. 
  • Please check the Paper Smooches blog on Tuesday, March 31st to see if you are one of the FOUR lucky winners.  

To increase your chances of winning:
  • Tell us that you Facebooked about our blog hop
  • Tell us that you Tweeted about our hop
  • Tell us that you posted on your blog about our blog hop
(which means that you have up to three extra chances to win on each blog)

I'm excited to introduce you to Twiggy Florets! This sweet, fun and quirky set has the best flowers in it! I stamped one of the flowers, added a bow and pot, then colored it with Copics.


After I colored it, I realized that the Bookmarks die would frame it perfectly! Next, I cut a few more bookmarks with patterned paper and layered them all together. I adhered them to by card base and trimmed the tops. My card needed a little extra detail so I added the small flowers in two corners. I love this set and I know you will too!


Thanks for stopping by! Enjoy the hop!

171 comments:

Morag said...

This looks like a fun set - great for colouring and building doodled cards :)

I Card Everyone said...

I never know just what to do with all of those patterned papers... this is a wonderful design!
=] Michele

inkspell said...

Cute! Gina F

Kathy H said...

The flower stamp is so cute and I think you made the perfect card to display it!

Dee Ann Matthews said...

A happy flower stam that is so useful!

Kelly Braund said...

Super cute! Love the long length of the flower!

Evelyn said...

Twiggy flowers like so refreshing!

Kailash said...

Love this cute flower set, sweet card!!!

Kailash said...

Shared on Facebook too!!!

Susan Lang said...

Great card. Love the washi tape.

janey said...

I really like the way you anchored the bookmarks with the washi tape. Clever

Kim Ross said...

Your card is very cute! I think I'm going to have to add Twiggy Florets to my wish list. (I swear, that thing grows every single month!)

Debbie Selby said...

Love Paper Smooches.

Lisa Petrella said...

Super cute! Love how you added the bow to the flower!

Barb said...

Love the sweet and simple card. Love the flowers!

Skraperella said...

I love your card Ashley, very cute 😄

David Gatesy said...

Just my style - clean, simple and easy to use. Worthy of my tweet, blog and facebook post!

Annabeth said...

Love the soft color!

Lucille K said...

Pretty CAS card, love the little snippets of paper and color you used :)

Carolee McCaslin said...

Love your card and this new release!!

Houses Built of Cards said...

So soft and pretty! Love your pattern paper layers!

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Nancy L. said...

Adorable card!

sunnee63 said...

extra special with that bookmark die! so pretty!

myrepeatingpatterns said...

That is such a cute way of using that stamp. I love your choice of colors.

Tammy J said...

O this die is cute and I can see it used for a lot of things. Like tags.

Katy said...

What a sweet card!

Nana Griffin said...

Very cute card.

Joy Moody said...

Great card love the flower and tags.

Samantha Mann said...

Super super duper cute card! I LOVE the shape of the long banner! And it's so cool that they're layered and held with washi tape!!! It just makes me happy to see!

Irene Grau said...

cute! looks like so much fun.

Yuki said...

Such a pretty card! Love how you used the bookmark die for the banners!

NanW said...

Sweet flower stamp.

Renee M said...

Very feminine and pretty card! I like the colors and patterns you used.

Monika/Buzsy said...

Such a sweet card. Love the darling flowers and the soft coloring. The striped washi strip looks great.

Lee said...

I love how simple of a design the flower is! So refreshing!

Jacqueline Knapp said...

I like the washi tape addition!

donna mikasa said...

You make the sweetest cards! Love the soft coloring on the flower.

Haley Cross said...

What a cute card! I love how you put it all together!

Ann said...

Simple and Sweet card!! Love it!

StampinLouie said...

I love the simplicity of your card and stamp

Charyl Hodges said...

A whimsical flower

Gloria Reynolds said...

Just love the loose open flow of this flower. Makes me want to color!

Maye M.L said...

Gorgeous card. Love the asymmetric layout; that and the banner shape have a tremendous impact. Cheers!

SuprFoxDesigns said...

Beautiful card! Love the little flowers in the corner and the layered papers- all around super cute

Kathy Schweinfurth said...

What a sweet image! Can't wait to see the new release!

Sandra Johnston said...

Very cute card! Love all the layers!!

Cathy Heskett said...

BEAUTIFUL!! LOVE the layers ad the colors!! :-) THANKS for sharing and have a Fabulous Week!! :-)

Christine Kiehl said...

Love the triple tag idea of layers, cool! Thank you!

Mayra Duran-Hernandez said...

Very, very cute!!!
Hugs,
Mayra

Joan V said...

Oh how cute. I love those darling banners, too. Great way to use images and all the patterned paper.

albrennick said...

Very pretty!

Janet said...

So cute, I love this!!

Betty Sue said...

Great layering. I love these stamps!

KT Fit Kitty said...

Gorgeous card! Love your design with the banners!

Sheri said...

What a sweet card

Natalie Godfrey said...

Adorable card!

KT Fit Kitty said...

Forgot to mention.... I facebook'd about your blog hop! Thank you!

Rufred said...

A wonderful Spring flower design!

Mary-Anne V said...

Very pretty card...love the multiple flags as mats.

Mary-Anne V said...

Just posted on my Flickr/blog about the hop https://www.flickr.com/photos/74238397@N06/16752571940/

Patty Cadby said...

Nice card!

Jo Manna said...

Sweet card, love it <3

Mary-Anne V said...

Just posted on FB about the hop.

Michele Henderson said...

Very sweet little card! Love the tag feel!

Bev Wilkinson said...

I love your layout and coloring! The design is great!

Margarita Navarro-Rivera said...

Love the book,ark die!@

Sandy Berl said...

This stamp is really cute! catisi@aol.com

Patt H. said...

Love this bright, cheery card! makes me happy just looking at it!

~amy~ said...

Super sweet...love the colors!

canadian_liner said...

Adorable "twiggy" flower and the bookmark is the perfect skinny base.

mandalj said...

Cute card! So easy to tailor the colour scheme for the recipient!

ValByDesign, Valerie said...

How pretty! And nice coloring!

mandalj said...

I shared on Facebook!

Amy Fillmore said...

Adorable card! I love how you used the patterned papers!

Sue D said...

Very cute. I like the layers of bookmark die cuts.

Linda Rubarski said...

Love the new stamp and your card.

JoAnn Heinbuch said...

Cute flower - great colour combo

Angeline Choo said...

What a sweet card!! Love how you layered the papers

kolohebratt808 said...

Super cute card!

kolohebratt808 said...

Just Tweeted!

kolohebratt808 said...

Posted hop on Facebook!

Tona said...

I like the layers on this cute card.

Denise Bryant said...

Fun card! Love that delightful flower!

Amy C. said...

Cute design! Very sweet!

Amy C. said...

I tweeted (@acools)

Amy C. said...

I shared on FB (Amy Maddux Cooley)

jordanbev5@yahoo.com said...

Such a fun flower banner on your adorable card!!!

Ann Kulseth said...

Simple and very very cute!

Diana Sanchez said...

Oh wow, I love this card! Can't wait to get this stamp set!

Crystal said...

I've been looking for more stamps to loosely watercolor and it looks like this one will fit that category. Any color medium will be fun with this sweet stamp. Great card. Tfs.

Brandi R said...

Cute card. Love the soft springy colors ♥

mimi said...

Oh wow, this is so cool! Love your colors!

Stephanie said...

The floral image is just so sweet and love the use of the bookmarks.

Carolyn said...

Such a sweet card!

Barbara said...

The stamp is very cute!

Doudou said...

Very sweet card! lovely colors

michelegeorgern said...

Love the layers!

Lucy said...

Cute and simple-I Like!!

Pam Young said...

Love the simplicity and design of your card!! The use of the book mark was was perfect!! Posted on Facebook too!!

Shirley said...

The thanks sentiment with the flower pot is lovely. I really like Paper Smooches products!

Peggy Smith said...

Adorable card!

joy said...

Love the layers of the bookmark die! Great new products from PS.!!

heartforhandmade said...

Love that simple drawn flower stamp, always love CAS, great card

Sheila H said...

Sweet card!

Chris D. said...

Great design and such a cute card!

Indy said...

So, so cute! Great pattern paper choices!

Kathy M said...

cute, cute, cute!

Lena Hermansson said...

So lovely. Love that you put it together with washi :-)

Mandy Ashley said...

Such a cute card, love your design. The new stamps look fabulous :)

Tami McBeain said...

Super cute card, love the stacked banners

Sharon said...

Fun and whimsical! Love it!

MTPatB said...

I like the bookmark die. It provides a gift with the card!

CraftyPaws said...

Super sweet stamp set. Love the bold prints on your banners.

Marcia said...

Such a cute card!! Thanks

nic_003_5 said...

beautiful

francesca said...

so cute!! :)

Celeste Goff said...

Just gorgeous! I Love the triple fish tail banners!

Brandi R said...

Tweeted ♥

Brandi R said...

Posted to FB ♥

maureen said...

simply lovely! love the simplicity of it.

Robin B. said...

Pretty card! I love the layered bookmarks and flower, thanks for the inspiration.

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Sweet little flower. Fabulous spring card. TFS

Chark said...

so pretty--love your coloring!

Chark said...

tweeted https://twitter.com/charktweets/status/581664981621579776

Chark said...

blogged too http://glitterinmykitchen.blogspot.com/2015/03/if-you-like-paper-smooches.html

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

I shared on Facebook

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

I tweeted about the hop

Monica P said...

Love it, I can't wait to see the rest of the release!

CyndyC said...

Very cute.

Maureen Morton said...

Loving your layers! What a sweet set. Thanks for this chance and the great inspiration.

bev said...

Cute card. Love the flower!

Margie said...

I love the colors you chose! Very pretty!

Margie said...

I tweeted (@margievis)

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

So super cute!!!

Kelly B. said...

Adorable! Can't wait!

Katherine K :) said...

Looks like a fun whimsical set. Great card!

Carol McGregor said...

This card is great. I love all the paper. Thanks for sharing.

Barbara said...

Very sweet. Love the use of the washi tape and the banners.

Angela said...

I love the coloring on your plant. This looks like it's going to be a great set!

Miriam Prantner said...

Love the papers and layers! Very cute flower!

Miriam Prantner said...

I shared on FB about the hop.

Miriam Prantner said...

I tweeted about the hop: https://twitter.com/MiriamPrantner/status/581999313401806848

craftymom205 said...

Great card.

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Bev Karolak said...

Awesome products & projects! Can't wait for the release day. :)

Ruth Hansma said...

Can't wait till March 31st! Love this.

Ruth Hansma said...

#I tweeted!

Mary Holshouser said...

Clean and simple but so pretty.
Great card.
thanks for sharing

(AJ) ArtJypsy said...

Beautiful card. Love the softer colors and your patterns.

Jodylynn said...

I love the new flower set, so cute & simple!

[q:]b said...

really love the flower!

cma21317 said...

I really like the simple but cool twiggy flowers!

Milka Gubo said...

Beautiful card! Love the flower, design, colors... OK, I love everything on your card. :-D

McStamper said...

Love the flower.

Stephanie Lanzalotto said...

Love your card. The bookmark die was perfect for your sweet image. Love it.

Iris said...

Super cute card.
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Judy said...

Sweet card. Thanks for sharing.

Gina Furman said...

Beautiful card! Simple and sweet!

Gina Furman said...

Shared to Facebook (Regina Furman)

Gina Furman said...

Tweted about hop: https://twitter.com/GinaBnina/status/582331702778953729

DeniseF said...

Love the soft, gradient color!

TracyM #6773 said...

SUPER CUTE flowers and card Ashley :)
Looks like another crafty MUST-HAVE!!!

TracyM #6773 said...

I shared about the Blog Hop on my blog :)
http://tracyscraftyadventures.blogspot.com.au/2015/03/paper-smooches-blog-hop.html

TracyM #6773 said...

I tweeted about the Blog Hop :)
https://twitter.com/TracyM6773/status/582365324701347840

TracyM #6773 said...

I shared about the Blog Hop on Facebook :)
https://www.facebook.com/tracy.moloney.71/posts/1051999241495119

karenelr said...

I love the bookmark layers on your card--I'm excited to see the rest of the twiggy plants!

Natalie said...

What a sweet card! Love the design!

Kathy Mc said...

Great coloring of the Twiggy plant and love the idea of layering bookmarks for your focal image, Ashley!

luvhymns said...

Love the way you enhanced your flower pot tag with the other's peeking out from behind it.

Laura C said...

Nice card!
The wash tape is cute as well.

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Michele Henderson said...

I just love your cards! The colors are all so pretty and fresh! Great look!